Cream Pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1879

GUSN

GUSN-15665

Description

White porcelain triangular cream pitcher with hand-painted butterflies, sprays of leaves and flowers, with gold bands. Molded rope handle and knots on body with gold highlights.\n

Details

Descriptive Terms

creamers
gilding
porcelain
Japonaiserie
Vessel, Drink Serving
Pitcher
Pitcher, Cream
Pitcher, Cream

Inscription

"HAVILAND & CO/ [over oval mark:]/ POUR /CLARCK ADAMS/ & CLARCK/ BOSTON" (Printed in green)
"H & Co/ L" (Printed in dark green)
Reg. mark for June, 26, 1879 London/ Limoges (patent # 336471-4) Patent: ""2000/11"" (decorator's mark) (Impressed: )

Additional Identification Number

1965.60AB
1965.60A

People and Organizations

Clarck Adams & Clarck

Maker

Haviland & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Limoges, France

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels

Dimensions

5 3/4 x 3 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss E. H. Handy

Accession Number

1965.60